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Alfa Romeo 6C

2016 Alfa Romeo 6C

2016 Alfa Romeo 6C Exterior
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  • Alfa Romeo 6C
  • Year:
    2016
  • Make:
  • Model:
  • Engine:
    V6(Est.)
  • Horsepower @ RPM:
    500 (Est.)
  • Displacement:
    3.0 L (Est.)
  • Top Speed:
    195 mph (Est.)
  • Price:
    125000 (Est.)
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The Alfa Romeo 6C name, one that’s related to many race cars, sports cars and grand tourers built between 1929 and 1954, is about to make a spectacular return to the company’s lineup. At least that’s the word from Auto Express, who claims the Italians are working on a 6C sports car that will compete against the Jaguar F-Type. The report goes on to say that the 6C will be based on the Maserati Alfieri, which rides on the same platform that underpins the Ghibli sedan.

Alfa Romeo will borrow more than just the platform, Auto Express adds. The sports car will slot above the 4C and will borrow its twin-turbo, 3.0-liter V-6 from the Ghibli. The six-banger will reportedly deliver between 480 and 520 horsepower, a figure that will push the 6C into F-Type V-8 and Porsche 911 Turbo territory. Exciting news, yes, but make sure you keep that salt shaker within reach until further notice.

If such a vehicle makes it into production, it will likely arrive in 2017, a year after the Maserati Alfieri hits dealerships. Assembly will be limited to a few thousand units.

Click past the jump to read more about the Maserati Alfieri

 

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